MP, leader of the Batkivshchyna (Fatherland) party Yulia Tymoshenko is infected with the coronavirus, as RBC-Ukraine reports with reference to reliable sources. Also, this information was confirmed by ex-MP Ihor Mosiychuk on Facebook.
"Happy holidays everyone! And, above all, speedy recovery and victory over Covid-19 to Yulia Tymoshenko," he wrote.
It is also reported that Tymoshenko's daughter Yevgenia and her husband Artur Chechetkin fell ill with the coronavirus, too.
At the moment the information has not been officially confirmed.
As we reported before, In Ukraine, as of the morning of August 23, the number of people infected with the Covid-19 coronavirus increased to 104 958 (+1987 per day)
In total, 2,271 people (+27) died in the country as a result of complications caused by the disease, 52,235 (+500) patients have already recovered - a repeated laboratory test did not reveal a virus in their bodies.
Earlier, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky claimed that his son had coronavirus. As of early August 21, the boy successfully recovered. He was treated at the same hospital with his mother, the first lady Olena Zelenska. The head of the state said so during the briefing in Mykolaiv region.